A loan of $5,050 helped a member to buy chicks.


Bula Group's story

The borrower, who is in her early 60's, is married with four children, three of them are grown up and one is at the university. She has had a poultry business for 10 years now. She works from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm daily and is able to make a good monthly profit. This will be her first loan from Tujijenge Tanzania, which she wants to use for buying more chicks. Her dream is to one day be able to build herself another house. She will share this loan with her loan group "bula" which has a total of 22 members who will hold each other accountable for paying back their loans.

In this group: Jane, Asha, Prisca, Mluge, Mkwanda, Ramadhani, Leila, Hadija, Mwajuma, Mashaka, Simon, Mgeni, Paul, Michael, Semeni*, Philomena*, Haruna, Charles, Eli, Salum*, Deo, Mwanuke
*not pictured



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